Gilad's Origami Page Home
Enjoy Origami in English (Joy of Origami!) book cover

Enjoy Origami in English (Joy of Origami!)

by Satoshi Takagi

Published:
2003 by Nihon Bungeisha
Pages:
176
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
Japanese and English
ISBN-13:
9784537202236
ISBN-10:
4537202238

Buy from: Amazon.com
Buy from: Amazon.jp

Skill Level Simple to intermediate
Clear diagrams? Yes
Tinted diagrams (to show 2 sides of paper)? Yes
Photos of completed models? Yes
Is there indication to the model size resulting from size of starting paper? No
Are the models "Pure" origami (From a single square - no cuts)? Most are

Overall Impression

This publication has not been reviewed yet

There are 72 Origami Designs in Enjoy Origami in English (Joy of Origami!):

Design Designer Page Details Photo

Show only designs with photos
Star

Geometric and other shapes

Satoshi Takagi30Square
2 units
Boots

Clothes - Shoes and Socks

Satoshi Takagi32Square
Candle

Objects - Candles and Light

Satoshi Takagi34Square
Fir tree

Flora - Trees and Plants

Satoshi Takagi36Square
4 units
Bell

Music and Musicians

Satoshi Takagi39Square
Santa Claus

Religion and Holidays - Christmas and Santa Claus

Satoshi Takagi40Square
2 units

Also in Easy Origami by Satoshi Takagi
Origami Santa Claus by Satoshi Takagi Folded from 2 squares of origami paper by Gilad Aharoni on giladorigami.com
Pumpkin

Flora - Fruit and Vegetables

Satoshi Takagi42Rectangle - 1X2
Chair

Objects - Furniture

Satoshi Takagi44Square
Sofa

Objects - Furniture

Satoshi Takagi46Square
Desk

Objects - Furniture

Traditional48Square
Organ

Music and Musicians

Traditional50Square

Also in Cute Animal Origami by Makoto Yamaguchi
Also in Doctor's Origami Dream Book by Toshikazu Kawasaki
Also in Essential Origami by Steve and Megumi Biddle
Also in Fun Origami World by Makoto Yamaguchi
Also in Japan's Creative Origami by Kawai Toyoaki
Also in NOA Magazine 146
and in other sources...
Origami Organ by Traditional folded by Gilad Aharoni on giladorigami.com
Bed

Objects - Furniture

Satoshi Takagi52Square
House

Buildings

Traditional54Square
Mouse head

Mammals - Rodentia - Rats, Mice and Rodents

Satoshi Takagi56Square
Koala

Mammals - Marsupialia - Koalas

Satoshi Takagi58Square
2 units
Rabbit

Mammals - Lagomorpha - Rabbits and Bunnies

Satoshi Takagi60Square
Pig

Mammals - Suidae - Pigs and Boars

Traditional62Square
Horse

Mammals - Equidae - Horses and Donkeys

Satoshi Takagi64Square
With cuts
Cow

Mammals - Bovidae - Cows and Buffalo

Satoshi Takagi66Square
2 units
Panda

Mammals - Ursidae - Pandas

Satoshi Takagi68Square
2 units

Also in Easy Origami by Satoshi Takagi
Origami Panda by Satoshi Takagi Folded from 2 squares of origami paper by Gilad Aharoni on giladorigami.com
Swan

Birds - Anseriformes - Swans

Satoshi Takagi70Square
Penguin

Birds - Sphenisciformes - Penguins

Satoshi Takagi72Square
Pacock

Birds - Galliformes - Peacocks

Satoshi Takagi74Square
Parakeet

Birds - Psittaciformes - Parrots

Satoshi Takagi76Square
Sunfish

Fish

Satoshi Takagi77Square
Angelfish

Fish

Satoshi Takagi78Square
Crab

Crustaceans

Satoshi Takagi80Square
Dolphin

Mammals - Cetacea - Dolphins

Satoshi Takagi82Square
Butterfly

Insects - Butterflies

Satoshi Takagi88Square
Leaf

Flora - Trees and Plants

Satoshi Takagi89Square
Tulip

Flora - Flowers

Satoshi Takagi90Square
2 units
Rose

Flora - Flowers

Satoshi Takagi92Square
Cattleya

Flora - Flowers

Satoshi Takagi94Square
Persimmon

Flora - Fruit and Vegetables

Satoshi Takagi96Square
Hydrangea

Flora - Flowers

Satoshi Takagi98Square
Jet plane

Toys - Planes

Satoshi Takagi100Square
Helicopter

Vehicles - Airplanes

Satoshi Takagi102Square
Rocket

Vehicles - Spacecrafts

Satoshi Takagi104Square
Motorboat

Vehicles - Boats

Satoshi Takagi106Square
Sailboat

Vehicles - Boats

Satoshi Takagi108Square
Sled

Vehicles

Satoshi Takagi110Square
Car

Vehicles - Cars

Satoshi Takagi112Square
Race car

Vehicles - Cars

Satoshi Takagi114Square
Motorcycle

Vehicles - Motorcycles

Satoshi Takagi116Square
3 units
With cuts
Coaster

Boxes and Containers

Satoshi Takagi120Square
Candy bowl

Boxes and Containers

Satoshi Takagi122Square
Box

Boxes and Containers

Traditional124Square

Also in Creative Origami and Beyond
Also in NOA Magazine 134
Also in NOA Magazine 165
Also in NOA Magazine 167
Also in NOA Magazine 490
Also in Origami - Arte del Piegare la Carta by Renzo Zanoni
and in other sources...
Origami Box by Traditional on giladorigami.com
Folded by Lou Pearson
Wastebasket

Boxes and Containers

Satoshi Takagi126Rectangle
Card case

Objects - Wallets

Satoshi Takagi128Square
Wallet

Objects - Wallets

Satoshi Takagi129Square
Heart pouch

Hearts

Satoshi Takagi130Square
Vase

Boxes and Containers

Satoshi Takagi132Square
Basket

Boxes and Containers

Traditional134Square
With cuts
Pinwheel

Toys

Traditional136Square
Baloon

Toys

Traditional138Square

Also in Fun Origami World by Makoto Yamaguchi
Also in Japan's Creative Origami by Kawai Toyoaki
Also in NOA Magazine 278
Also in Origami de Christmas
Also in Origami in English by Makoto Yamaguchi
Also in Origami Text in 4 Languages
Also in Quick and Easy Origami Christmas by Toshie Takahama
and in other sources...
Origami Baloon by Traditional folded by Gilad Aharoni on giladorigami.com
Top

Toys - Action Models

Traditional140Square
2 units
Ninja star

Toys

Traditional142Rectangle - 1X2
2 units

Shuriken
Yakko san

Toys

Traditional144Square

Also in Paper Folding for Beginners by Murray and Rigney
Also in Complete Origami by Eric Kenneway
Also in Cute Animal Origami by Makoto Yamaguchi
Also in Doctor's Origami Dream Book by Toshikazu Kawasaki
Also in Essential Origami by Steve and Megumi Biddle
Also in Everything Origami by Matthew Gardiner
and in other sources...
Origami Yakko san by Traditional on giladorigami.com
Folded by Lou Pearson
Sumo wrestler

Toys

Traditional146Square

Also in Traditional Japanese Origami by Nick Robinson
Also in Essential Origami by Steve and Megumi Biddle
Also in Fun Origami World by Makoto Yamaguchi
Also in Cute Animal Origami by Makoto Yamaguchi
Also in NOA Magazine 389
Also in Atlas de l'Origami
and in other sources...
Origami Sumo wrestler by Traditional folded by Gilad Aharoni on giladorigami.com
Goldfish

Fish - Goldfish

Traditional148Square
With cuts
Crane

Birds - Gruiformes - Cranes

Traditional150Square

Also in A Thousand Cranes by Florence Temko
Also in Atlas de l'Origami
Also in Classic Origami by Paul Jackson
Also in Complete Origami by David Mitchell
Also in Complete Origami by Eric Kenneway
Also in Creased Magazine 6
Also in Creating Origami by J.C. Nolan
and in other sources...
Origami Crane by Traditional folded by Gilad Aharoni on giladorigami.com
Samurai helmet

Clothes - Hats

Traditional152Square

Also in NOA Magazine 177
Also in NOA Magazine 188
Also in NOA Magazine 189
Also in Origami 1-2-3 by David Petty
Also in Origami in English by Makoto Yamaguchi
Also in Teach Yourself Origami by John Montroll
Also in Complete Origami by David Mitchell
and in other sources...

Kabuto
Origami Samurai helmet by Traditional folded by Gilad Aharoni on giladorigami.com
Treasure boat

Vehicles - Boats

Traditional154Square

Also in Complete Origami by Eric Kenneway
Also in Easy Origami that Colors Life by Tomoko Fuse
Also in Mac Origami 61
Also in NOA Magazine 0 1974 Vol. 2
Also in Origami (Bolitho) by Mark Bolitho
Also in Origami 1-2-3 by David Petty
Also in Origami from Around the World by Vicente Palacios
and in other sources...
Origami Treasure boat by Traditional folded by Gilad Aharoni on giladorigami.com
Kimono

Clothes

Traditional156Square
Camera

Toys - Action Models

Traditional158Square
Jumping frog

Toys - Action Models

Traditional160Square
Bill

Toys - Puppets

Traditional164Square
Flapping bird

Toys - Action Models

Traditional166Square
Swallow plane

Toys - Planes

Traditional168Square
With cuts
Banger

Toys - Noisemaking

Traditional170Rectangle
Trick boat

Toys

Traditional172Square
Quick-change face

Toys - Action Models

Traditional174Square